Preface: Mr. Phillip Parkey is a long time member of the American Institute of Organbuilders as well as the American Guild of Organists. The following information is based on over 20 years of experience and the installation and completion of over 100 instruments. The following is a compilation of in-depth information ranging from industry standards and descriptions to the format of purchasing a pipe organ. Many of the articles are in response to common questions from organists and organ committees. We hope you will find this information helpful!